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decor


noun

  1. style or mode of decoration, as of a room, building, or the like: modern office décor; a bedroom having a Spanish décor.
  2. decoration in general; ornamentation: beads, baubles, and other décor.
  3. Theater. scenic decoration; scenery.

noun

  1. a style or scheme of interior decoration, furnishings, etc, as in a room or house
  2. stage decoration; scenery
n.

1897, from French décor (18c.), back-formation from décorer “to decorate” (14c.), from Latin decorare (see decorate). It thus duplicates Latin decor “beauty, elegance, charm, grace, ornament.” Originally a theater term in English; general use is since 1926.

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